Lab Supervisor - Blood Bank - Jersey City, NJ req53442 in Jersey City, NJ at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    355 Grand Street
    Jersey City, NJ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/21/2020
  • Job ID:
    req53442

Job Description

Lab Supervisor - Blood Bank - Jersey City, New Jersey - Monday to Friday, day shift with after-hours and weekends as needed

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of the non-exempt lab personnel on multiple shifts. Accountable for quantity and quality of specimens handled and test results.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Oversees staff and activities of the department, distributes/assigns work; determines priorities; schedules non-routine procedures; performs personnel related functions (hiring, firing, discipline, training, etc.).

2. Performs advanced/specialized tests and other related laboratory techniques. May duplicate work of others to confirm test results. Re-evaluates methodology, makes recommended changes and assists in test interpretation. Determines if further testing should be done on samples or if test should be repeated.

3. Checks/approves all specialized and problem reports for accuracy.

4. Initiates quality-control measures and monitors quality of work for adherence to laboratory standards.

5. Performs duties of technologist as necessitated by absence or peak workload.

6. Completes special projects as requested, e. g., surveys, statistical reports, studies, research, etc.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Education: BS MT preferred. BB(ASCP) certification preferred.

Work Experience: 5+ years of Blood Bank experience. Prior lab supervisor experience preferred. 

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